verb (used with object)
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Origin of sector
OTHER WORDS FROM sectorsec·tor·al, adjectivesubsector, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for sector
University leaders also fear the government is underestimating the resources needed for the sustainability of the sector.UK Universities Predicted a COVID-19 Crash. They Got the Opposite|Fiona Zublin|September 17, 2020|Ozy
It is cliché in Silicon Valley to say the government’s technology lags far behind the private sector’s.Democracy depends on Washington improving its tech|Adam Lashinsky|September 17, 2020|Fortune
Because the public sector has chosen not to fund it, says Davidson, and the nonprofit sector can’t fund it.Online learning provider Everfi makes $100 million commitment for curriculum that pushes for social change|Michal Lev-Ram, writer|September 15, 2020|Fortune
In both states, wildfire emissions in 2020 have already surpassed those typically released by their power sectors over the course of an entire year.California’s wildfires are producing more CO2 than its power plants|Tim McDonnell|September 14, 2020|Quartz
Aviation, tourism, and hospitality sectors worldwide will benefit once a vaccine is available to the public, Chen argued, so companies in such industries should provide financial support to the development and distribution of a vaccine.When will a COVID vaccine be ready? The fourth quarter or early 2021, top Chinese vaccine executive says|Grady McGregor|September 11, 2020|Fortune
There were now five British corps in the British sector, and five American corps in the American sector.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This addition ultimately “reactivated” that sector of the city.
This is a problem where every sector, including governments and NGOs, need to work together on the solutions.
Having finally re-joined the main body of the Ukrainian forces, the beleaguered defenders of Sector D were evacuated.
The withdrawal from Sector D leaves several other border crossings open.
For a long time—in exact figures just a month, which to restless fighting men is a near eternity—the sector was quiet.With the Doughboy in France|Edward Hungerford
He had learned at least that much of German warfare and German honor, even in the quiet Toul sector.Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer|Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Probably in this sector Q, as the quartermaster-generals branch of the staff is known, was at the zenith of its efficiency.The History of the 51st (Highland) Division 1914-1918|Frederick William Bewsher
They had served until a couple of days before as the headquarters of the German division holding the sector.
"Sector Chief Hayes here," the voice said at last through the speaker.Eight Keys to Eden|Mark Irvin Clifton